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Pulse Connect Secure Zero-day Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Release Date: 22 Apr 2021 5657 Views

RISK: Extremely High Risk

TYPE: Security software and application - Security Software & Appliance

TYPE: Security Software & Appliance

A vulnerability was identified in Pulse Connect Secure, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to trigger remote code execution and security restriction bypass on the targeted system.



  • This vulnerability is reported to have been exploited in the wild.

[Updated 4-May-2021] Security update for Pulse Connect Secure has been released.


  • Remote Code Execution
  • Security Restriction Bypass

System / Technologies affected

  • Pulse Conncet Secure 9.0R3 and Higher


Before installation of the software, please visit the vendor web-site for more details.


Import the workaround xml file to mitigate the vulunbility, please visit the software vendor web-site for more details.


Use Pulse Connect Secure Integrity Tool to check the integrity of file systems, please visit the software vendor web-site for more details.


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